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Glasgow, Gorbals, Buchan Street, Chapel Of Ease

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, Gorbals, Buchan Street, Chapel Of Ease

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Gorbals Parish Church

Canmore ID 162640

Site Number NS56SE 2137

NGR NS 59003 64515

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Govan (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Architecture Notes

NS56SE 2137 59003 64515



Mitchell Library, Glasgow in Former Times II - pencil and wash.

Erected as Chapel of Ease in 1729-1730. Declared the Parish Church of Gorbals in 1771. Larger Parish Church with spire built in 1810 (see NS56SE 270 59004 64546). Smaller, original church became the meeting place for the Gaelic congregation.


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